Ahobilam is one of the most important religious centres dedicated to Lord Narasimha. It is one of the most important sacred dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Located in the Nallamala Hill range in Andhra Pradesh, apart from being a pilgrim centre, the other chief attraction of Ahobilam is adventure trekking to the many Narasimha temples located in the thick forests of the surrounding hills
Ahobilam is associated with legends and stories, its exact history is not very clear but from whatever information is available, the temple has been in existence for atleast a 1000 years. As for mythology and legends, the entire story of Narasimha avatar and killing of the demon king Hiranyakashipu is believed to have taken place here, the first of the stories any Hindu kid grows up listening to
Ahobilam is exactly 358kms from hyderabad. The distance is quite long but the journey made it very easy as we go through lush full nallamalll forests.
Its both divine and adventurous place to visit